Retreat – First Mix


This one came to me on the morning of September 7, 2015… It’s been stewing for weeks now, bubbling up in my consciousness every now and then. It always calms and centers me, whenever it arises. Recorded with Loopy on iOS. Arranged & processed in Logic X.

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Little 1 – Heartbeats Mix


2015 March 15: added Milena’s sonogram of Kinich’s heartbeat in her womb, and little Sophia greeting me at the end. Also, added a gentle, subtle beat (kick, snare, two rides). And finally got around to transcribing the monologue, which was inspired by hearing the thrush of little Kinich’s developing heartbeat, and upon which the whole […]

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Shoredrift


An experiment with Ableton Live, Isotope Iris (the main layers of bells/chime samples– wow!), Applied Acoustic Systems’ Chromaphone (really malleable physical-modeling synth), and Live’s built-in toy piano samples. Cover photo via Internet Archive Book Images: http://bit.ly/1zPuMNi Embed Code: http://bit.ly/1zdu89s Date: December 22, 2014 at 05:50PM

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StarScribe


Continuing to experiment with Logic Pro X on my new used iMac Core i7. This track utilizes three tracks of Applied Acoustics’ Chromaphone (the plucky parts panned left and right, and the high chimey bells) and one track of Sculpture (the sustained pad). Based on an improvisation played on my little 2-octave Novation X-Station triggering […]

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je t’aime


Milena singing the traditional French lullaby. I added some little percolating synth parts. Sweetness…  Date: February 22, 2014 at 06:54AM

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